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Ceramic Without the Crowds

We stopped in Vietri Sul Mare at about noon on a sunny cool Thursday in mid-April after having... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Mike O
Roanoke, Virginia
The whole town is famous for its ceramics

If you like to shop, this is definitely the place for you. This shop, as well as countless others... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2015
Port St Lucie, FL
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C.so Umberto 1.53, Vietri sul Mare, Italy
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

If you want to go here, go equipped with a lot of patience. I visited this historical store in search of some of the beautiful traditional local pottery. I was not sure about what to buy, so I went out, visited another shop where I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Leilaandthecat
Reviewed 23 May 2018

My wife and I have just returned from a cruise to Italy and Spain. One of the most joyful experiences was a drive down the Amalfi Coast and visiting a little town called Positano. Positano is famous for three things. It's ceramics, the beautiful scenery...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Allan H
Reviewed 20 December 2017

We were visiting Vietri for the first time and we thrilled to see all the local hand made ceramics. This area has been famous for their gorgeous ceramic creations for years. You can visit some of the factories here or see almost everything you can...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 19 November 2017

While in Vietri, I visited all of the many ceramic shops in the town. But I chose THIS shop to make my purchases because of the sweet little Italian owner Irene. She was the highlight of my day! While she could not speak any English...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank SuzieQ2008
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Such a large selection of shops and items. Always something clever to find. Everything from art items to practical dishes and other implements.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Warner S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We went in to most of the shops in town, and since I really loved the styles at this shop chose to make my purchases here. After spending time picking gifts out for my family, I was ready to buy. The proprietress did not speak...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

We stopped in Vietri Sul Mare at about noon on a sunny cool Thursday in mid-April after having driven the Almfi coast road from Sorrento. It was a most welcome break from the over crowded, over touristed, and traffic jammed route we had just taken....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Mike O
Reviewed 16 August 2016

There are so many shops like this one in this beautiful city along the Amalfi Coast. These little shops hold many treasures and a variety of prices. If you purchase more than you wish to pack in your suitcase, the shops will ship the purchases...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Jeanne D
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

The actual name on the building and cards is Industria Ceramica Avallone. It is near the corner at 122-124. We met the wonderful owner Irene. Such a sweetheart . She has a huge variety of Ceramica . Many with fish . A wonderful Italiam lady....More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank MarshallGulch
Reviewed 9 August 2015

If you like to shop, this is definitely the place for you. This shop, as well as countless others in town, sells ceramics produced on site. They are of excellent design and craftsmanship, but definitely pricey. I was afraid to chance getting anything home unbroken,...More

Date of experience: November 2014
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Response from amandacR4866BY |
I called her via google translate and was unable to communicate with her. I never got my pieces replaced. Any luck receiving your shipment? I hope to go back one day and buy more ceramics but will transport them with me on... More